Public Tours

The Prince Legacy Tour: Sights and Sounds of Minneapolis
The Prince Legacy Tour: Sights and Sounds of MinneapolisJoin us on an experience to celebrate all the sights and places that Prince frequented and enjoyed-inlcuding Paisley Park! Learn More
Minneapolis Riverfront Walking Tour
Minneapolis Riverfront Walking TourJoin on us this walking tour through the historical Mill District neighborhood and NE Minneapolis along the riverfront.Learn More
Minneapolis Landmark Tour
Minneapolis Landmark TourJoin us for an unforgettable experience touring some of the most distinctive local sights and spots in Minneapolis. Learn More
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The Prince Legacy Tour: Sights & Sounds of Minneapolis 

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Celebrate one of Minneapolis' favorite sons in a fun, exciting bus tour in which you will be able to see yourself all the important sites from his past that played a role in making the rock icon he eventually became. From important places from his youth to some of the places he performed as he broke onto the international music scene. This 3 hour bus tour will all you to experience the same places Prince did. A must see for any serious Prince fan! Option available to also add on a tour of Paisley Park at an additional cost, based on availability. 

Tour Operates

  • 9:30am Saturday (year-round) 

Sights

  • First Avenue Night Club (Purple Rain Movie) 
  • Childhood home 
  • Purple Rain House 
  • Downtown Minneapolis 
  • Schmitt Music Mural 
  • Oprheum Theater
  • Electric Fetus
  • Underground Graffiti Tunnel 
  • Prince Mural
  • Paisley Park (Outside Only, Inside Tour sold separately) 

What's Included

  • Fun and knowledgable tour guide that will show you a great time and help you celebrate the life of The Purple One
  • Convenient pick up and drop off location
  • Professional driver 
  • Transportation in our brand new Enclosed Coach

Price

  • $80 per person

Pick Up Location

Minneapolis Visitors Information Center located at 505 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis

  • Please arrive 15 minutes early to check in
  • Wear comfortable shoes and clothes
  • Multiple parking ramps are available right in the area or choose metered parking

Tour Policies

Booking Policy: Tours must have a minimum of 4 people booked for tour to operate.  You will receive notice the day before the tour if minimums are not achieved. If minimums are not met, tickets will be fully refunded or rescheduled for a different tour date.  

Cancellation Policy: Since this is a high demand tour, all tickets sold are nonrefundable and cannot be exchanged or rescheduled. The tour is held rain or shine.

Looking for a private tour, wanting to celebrate an occasion or have a group larger then 12 people, please check out our private tour packages and CONTACT US to arrange for a private tour.

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Minneapolis Riverfront Walking Tour

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Stroll the same streets that the founders of Minneapolis did and learn all about how this great city came to be, and how the Mississippi River --which runs right through downtown Minneapolis-- played such an important role in its development and industry. Get up close and personal with the only waterfall on the Mississippi right here in Minneapolis! In this one hour walking tour, learn and see how current city leaders are now actively reclaiming Minneapolis' past and building on it to create a great future for this exciting and dynamic American City. 

Tour Operates

  • 9:30am Thursday, Friday & Saturday

Sights

  • Minneapolis' Mississippi Riverfront
  • Stone Arch Bridge
  • St. Anthony Water Falls
  • Guthrie Theater
  • Mill City Museum
  • Oldest Street in Minneapolis
  • Saint Anthony Main 

What's included 

  • Fun and Knowledgeable tour guide that will share their knowledge and passion with you 
  • Convenient meet and greet location 

Price

  • $28 per person

Starting Location

On the corner of SE Main Street & Merriam Street, map below uses Nicollet Island Inn as a reference/does not reflect exact location

  • Please arrive 15 minutes early to check in
  • Wear comfortable shoes and clothes
  • Multiple parking ramps are available right in the area or choose metered parking

Tour Policies

Booking Policy: Tours must have a minimum of 4 people booked for tour to operate.  You will receive notice the day before the tour if minimums are not achieved. If minimums are not met, tickets will be fully refunded or rescheduled for a different tour date.  

Cancellation Policy: Since this is a high demand tour, all tickets sold are nonrefundable and cannot be exchanged or rescheduled. The tour is held rain or shine.

Looking for a private tour, wanting to celebrate an occasion or have a group larger then 12 people, please check out our private tour packages and CONTACT US to arrange for a private tour.

Minneapolis Landmark Tour

MINNEAPOLIS LANDMARK BUS TOUR

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Featuring not only the sights but also the sounds of Minneapolis (in a very unique way which only Experience the Twin Cities can present), join us for an unforgettable experience touring some of the distinctive local spots from Minneapolis' past, present, and exciting future. Learn about where we came from and where we are heading as you enjoy a relaxing 90-minute bus ride. See for yourself how accurately named we are as "the City by Nature". A great way to see the city of you've just got into town and want an overview of all that there is to see and do. Also good for those who have been here awhile and need to see and learn about what you've been missing, because of all that other seeing and doing! Fun for the whole family! 

Tour Operates

  • 11am Thursday (May-October) 
  • 11am Friday (May-October) 
  • 8:30am and 10:30am Saturday (year around) 
  • 11am Sunday (May-October) 

Sights

  • Mississippi Riverfront
  • Sculpture Garden
  • Walker Art Museum
  • Stone Arch Bridge
  • St. Anthony Falls
  • Basilica of St. Mary
  • Mary Tyler Moore Statue
  • Nicollet Island
  • Iconic buildings - IDS & Foshay
  • Guthrie Theater
  • Mill City Museum
  • Prince landmarks
  • Bob Dylan Mural
  • Sporting stadiums - USBank, Target Field and Target Center
  • Much more!

What's Included

  • Fun and knowledgeable tour guide what wills how you a great time and share their knowledge and passion for this great city with you
  • Convenient pick up and drop off location
  • Professional driver
  • Transportation in our incredibly-fun Open Air bus or our brand new Enclosed couch (based on time of year and overall availability) 

Pricing

$38

Pick Up Location

Starting location begins at Minneapolis Visitors Information Center - 505 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis

  • Please arrive 15 minutes early to check in
  • Wear comfortable shoes and clothes
  • Multiple parking ramps are available right in the area or choose metered parking

Tour Policies

Booking Policy: Tours must have a minimum of 4 people booked for tour to operate.  You will receive notice the day before the tour if minimums are not achieved. If minimums are not met, tickets will be fully refunded or rescheduled for a different tour date.  

Cancellation Policy: Since this is a high demand tour, all tickets sold are nonrefundable and cannot be exchanged or rescheduled. The tour is held rain or shine.

Looking for a private tour, wanting to celebrate an occasion or have a group larger then 12 people, please check out our private tour packages and CONTACT US to arrange for a private tour.